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Caramel-Frosted Filbert Roll

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  Eggs 5 , separated
  Granulated sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Graham cracker crumbs 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Cream of tartar 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Ground filberts 1 Cup (16 tbs), lightly packed, whirl in blender or use nut grinder
  Whipping cream 1⁄2 Pint (1 Cup)
  Powdered sugar 2 Tablespoon
  Caramel frosting 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Filberts 2 Tablespoon, coarsely chopped

Beat egg yolks until light and lemon-colored.
Gradually add all but 2 tablespoons of the granulated sugar and beat until thick.
Mix in crumbs, baking powder, and vanilla.
Beat egg whites until foamy, add salt and cream of tartar, and beat until stiff.
Beat in the remaining 2 tablespoons sugar.
Fold egg whites into the yolk mixture alternately with the ground nuts.
Butter a 10 by 15-inch jelly roll pan, line bottom with waxed paper; butter again.
Pour in batter and smooth evenly with a spatula.
Bake in a 350° oven for 20 minutes, or until the top of cake springs back when touched lightly.
Let stand 5 minutes, then turn out onto a large muslin cloth which is lightly dusted with powdered sugar.
Lightly roll up in the cloth and let cool on a rack.
For filling, whip cream and powdered sugar until stiff.
If desired, flavor with vanilla.
Unroll cool cake and spread whipped cream filling evenly over it.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3704 Calories from Fat 1882

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 214 g329.4%

Saturated Fat 74.8 g373.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1400.2 mg466.7%

Sodium 1543.5 mg64.3%

Total Carbohydrates 388 g129.4%

Dietary Fiber 11.5 g46%

Sugars 346.4 g

Protein 50 g99.2%

Vitamin A 24.8% Vitamin C 12.4%

Calcium 77.5% Iron 59.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Caramel-Frosted Filbert Roll Recipe